This Week In Soapbox 5/19

This Week In Soapbox (TWIS) you can read about Rookwood Pottery’s new OTR digs, new restaurants in College Hill and Newport, downtown Cincinnati residential trends, new life for the historic Crosley Building in Camp Washington, a new water sports complex on Cincinnati’s upper westside and my feature article on Ohio’s 3-C Corridor that would introduce high-speed rail to Ohio’s primary metropolitan areas.

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TWIS 5/19:

  • Linking Ohio through the power of railfull article
  • College Hill business district welcomes Shhhhh Restaurantfull article
  • Historic Crosley Building may see new lifefull article
  • Rookwood Pottery completes first phase of $18M rehabilitation project in OTRfull article
  • Newport Pizza Co. adds locally owned pizzeria to Monmouthfull article
  • Wake Nation brings water sports thrill to Midwest with new Cincinnati parkfull article
  • Downtown Cincinnati experiencing steady population growth and stable selling pricesfull article

By Randy A. Simes

Randy is an award-winning urban planner who founded UrbanCincy in May 2007. He grew up on Cincinnati’s west side in Covedale, and graduated from the University of Cincinnati’s nationally acclaimed School of Planning in June 2009. In addition to maintaining ownership and serving as the managing editor for UrbanCincy, Randy has worked professionally as a planning consultant throughout the United States, Korea and the Middle East. After brief stints in Atlanta and Chicago, he currently lives in the Daechi neighborhood of Seoul’s Gangnam district.